In a series of SHIGA webinars, we would like to present a webinar on “COVID-19 related Patents” on the following date and times. Our patent attorney will introduce you patents of promising medicines to contain the COVID-19 and analyze them. Please register if you wish to join the webinar.
Please Click Here to Register for the Webinar
Date and Time:
Date: May 29, 2020
*The webinar is expected to consist of a 20 minute presentation and a 5-10 minutes Q&A session.
*For those who may not get access the link on time, a webinar on demand will be available later. Please apply for the registration from the above link.
The webinar will cover:
– Mechanism of COVID-19
– Patent status of Avigan including its patent family and PTE application (PTE: Patent Term Extension) How does a scope of the extended patent differ from the original one?
– Patent status of Remdesivir
– Comparison of the above two medicines
Masato Iida, Vice President, Patent Attorney
We look forward to seeing you there.